The Johnson County Board of Supervisors are working on a master plan to decide how to preserve and use the Johnson County Poor Farm, a 160-acre farm. The farm opened in 1855 as a place for the mentally ill or poor residents to live in exchange for work. HBK Iowa City office has been actively involved in the research phase, Phase 1, of the Master plan. Read
Archive for June 2017
HBK is a proud sponsor of the Mid-America Regulatory Conference (MARC) taking place in Chicago. The conference is being held at the Swissotel from June 18th through June 21st. The Mid-America Regulatory Conference (MARC) represents an association of regional organizations of utility and energy regulatory agencies from 14 states that include: Arkansas, Kansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas
HBK was a proud sponsor of the Rabine Group Foundation annual Golf Outing at Bull Valley Golf Club hosted on June 12th. The Rabine Group Foundation is a nonprofit organization established in 2007 to contribute personal and monetary resources to organizations improving the quality of life in our communities. Their mission is to invest time, talent and funds toward nonprofits focusing on children, disabled, homeless,
On June 11, HBK Engineering was a proud sponsor of the Annual B.O.I.N.G.! ( Big Outdoor Indoor Neighborhood Gathering) that took place in the West Loop neighborhood. This event was hosted by the Chicago Children’s Theatre, who has a reputation as the city’s largest professional theatre company, and was devoted exclusively to children and families. We are proud of our Infrastructure, Power, and Telecommunications teams who
HBK joined hundreds of construction and industry-related professionals and the FWC (Federation of Women Contractors) for an incredible night of food, fun, and networking on June 8th. This year’s event was hosted on a rooftop patio overlooking the Chicago skyline, food was provided from Inspire Catering, and live entertainment featuring dueling pianos from Howl at the Moon!
HBK sponsored, JBCC ( John Burns Construction Company) 2st Annual Charity Sporting Clay Shooting benefiting Convoy of Hope hosted on Friday June 9th. AS A FAITH-BASED, NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION CONVOY OF HOPE HAS HELPED MORE THAN 79 MILLION PEOPLE THROUGHOUT THE WORLD BY SHARING FOOD, WATER, EMERGENCY SUPPLIES, AGRICULTURAL KNOW-HOW, AND OPPORTUNITIES THAT EMPOWER PEOPLE TO LIVE INDEPENDENT LIVES, FREE FROM POVERTY, DISEASE AND HUNGER. CONVOY OF HOPE IS
On June 8 HBK attend the WEN Imposter Complex Workshop and was largely represented. WEN is an organization that promotes leadership and growth of women in the energy utility world. Attendees received tips and tools to foster their leadership development in their careers. Thank you to Amanda Payonk, HBK Power Sector Lead, and the WEN organization for presenting the opportunity to our staff.
On June 7th HBK Iowa employees attended the National Association of Women in Construction annual Golf Outing in Cedar Rapids/Iowa City at St. Andrews Golf Course. NAWC mission is to provide its members with opportunities for professional development, education, networking, leadership training, public service and more. In the evening HBK’s Chicago employees attended the 45th Annual NELI Dinner & Silent Auction. The National Latino Education Institute advances our
HBK was a proud sponsor of El Valor’s Don Quixote Dinner held on June 6th. More than 500 civic, corporate, and community leaders come together to celebrate El Valor’s continued work in the community. Special thank you to Anne Pramaggiore, President and CEO of ComEd for chairing the event. Congratulations to Southwest Airlines for receiving the Corporate Visionary Award and to the U.S. Forest Service
Thank you to all the City officials who joined us for our ribbon cutting ceremony. Cedar Rapids, IA – HBK Engineering, LLC, a leading provider in civil, mechanical, structural, electrical, subsurface utility, construction engineering, planning, landscape architecture, and permitting, is announcing its expansion in Iowa with the opening of its tenth office to be located at 1202 3rd St. SE, Suite 100 Cedar Rapids, IA. HBK
The Night Ministry This week HBK employees attended The Night Ministry’s, Lighting Up the Night Award Dinner, hosted on Wednesday May 31st honoring Joseph and Bessie, Feinberg Foundation. Thank you to Anne Pramaggiore, ComEd CEO for chairing the event. All proceeds will benefit The Night Ministry and its mission to provide housing, health care, and human connection to community members struggling with poverty or homelessness. Chicago